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Neural Networks and Immune Networks?

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

It has been known for quite some time, that the brain is a network of neurons.Scientists in the field of Network Immunology have discovered that the immune system also functions as a network of cells. Both networks have memory, and the ability to learn from experience. Both networks possess a distinct sense of self, and the ability to differentiate, between self and other. Network Immunology’s Chief Scientist, Geoffrey W. Hoffmann, who is both a physicist and immunologist by ba ..